On May 1, 2006, at 6:02 PM, Stuart Stegall wrote:

> [SNIP]
>>>
>>> I used SSL and I tried it on Gentoo Linux and Windows. [...]
>>
>> This problem has nothing to do with SSL on the client side.
>>
>>> But I digress, on both platforms, I got the exact same lack of a  
>>> problem.
>>
>> What mail server are you using?
>>
>> [SNIP
> I am not sure what server it is.  I teleneted to port 143 and 993  
> (I have a special perl SSL telnet program for testing SSL ports)  
> and It just says IMAP4rev1

UW IMAP has the same problem (host name removed, not my mail server).

$ openssl s_client -connect mail.example.com:imaps
CONNECTED(00000004)
* OK [CAPABILITY IMAP4REV1 LOGIN-REFERRALS AUTH=CRAM-MD5 AUTH=PLAIN  
AUTH=LOGIN] [w.x.y.z] IMAP4rev1 2002.332 at Wed, 3 May 2006 22:50:04  
-0700 (PDT)
QUIT
DONE
$ ruby -ropenssl -rnet/imap -e 'Net::IMAP.new("mail.example.com",  
993, true).disconnect'
^C/usr/local/lib/ruby/1.8/net/imap.rb:288:in `join': Interrupt
         from /usr/local/lib/ruby/1.8/net/imap.rb:288:in `disconnect'
         from -e:1

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